National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey

Free Entry with The Sightseeing Pass - SAVE $39.50

Available with: FLEX Pass, Day Pass

Normal Entry Price: Adult $39.50 | Child $32.50

National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey

Only in New York can you escape from the jaws of a 50-foot humpback whale, laugh through a twisting kelp forest maze, play with mischievous sea lions, and much more – all without getting wet! Dive into an ocean of fun at National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey, an immersive entertainment adventure in the heart of Times Square.

Journey with your friends and family through the Pacific Ocean over one incredible night, where you’ll see, hear and feel what it’s like to live under the sea. Groundbreaking technology and stunning photorealistic animation bring you closer than ever to a battle between vicious squid, a luminous coral reef and more of nature’s rarest moments.

You’ll also hear breathtaking stories from National Geographic photographers and explorers, take on gaming challenges, and become a true champion for our oceans every day.

Take the dive today at National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey!

National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey with The Sightseeing Pass

  • First-of-its kind immersive entertainment experience
  • Interact with and encounter the ocean’s greatest wonders and mightiest creatures
  • Come face-to-face with humpback whales and great white sharks
  • Gigantic screens
  • Photo-real animation
  • Hologram displays
  • Interactive touch-screen games

What You Get

The Sightseeing Pass grants you free admission to National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey

Hours & Admission


Daily: 10:00am - 8:00pm
(Last ticket sold one hour prior to closing)

Please note: National Geographic Encounter is temporarily closed until at least April 12.

How To Redeem

Present your Sightseeing Pass at the ticket desk to receive your entrance pass.

Getting There

National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey

226 W. 44th Street (Between 7th & 8th Ave in Times Square),


    Closest Subway

    • Times Square 42 Street Station


    Closest Bus Stop

    • 7 Av / W 44 St


    Hop-on Hop-off Tour Stops

    • Downtown Tour - Stop 2 (Times Square South)
    • Uptown Tour - Stop 18 (Hell's Kitchen)
    • Uptown Tour - Stop 19 (Restaurant Row)

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